People accept the idea of echinoderm predation on shallow reef building corals. The voracious Crown of Thorns seastar Acanthaster planci is a familiar coral antagonist…View More Friday Picture: Have your coral and eat it, too?
It is hard to know what to cheer for hereView More TGIF Bonus: Cuttlefish Eats Octopus
Wicked cool. Hat tip to the Crust-L.View More TGIF: Pistol Shrimp
People eat sea anemones and jellyfish, but they would have to be seriously, deliriously, Castaway hungry to eat a coral. Or else corals would have been gone long ago. But, … this does NOT mean coral is without natural enemies.View More Things that eat coral
In general, among Mollusks, the mouth opens into a buccal cavity. In most classes of Mollusks, the buccal cavity contains a tongue called the odontophore.…View More On How Mollusks are Cooler Than Echinoderms (or anything else) Pt. 3: The Radula